Educational Path Scholarship Program

The Educational Path Scholarship supports Hyattsville high school seniors and graduates pursuing post-secondary education and career paths with funding for tuition, books, or other school materials.

2022-23 Scholarship Recipients

The City of Hyattsville is pleased to announce the recipients of the inaugural 2022-23 Hyattsville Educational Path Scholarship Program! This year's awards ranged from $1,000 to $3,500, and a total of $20,000 was awarded to our recipients. Congratulations scholars! 

Alex SandelAlex Sandel

Business Major

Alpha BanguraAlpha Bangura

Government and Politics Major

Anna Kampia

Anna Kampia

Nursing Major

Ashlee ValtrinAshlee Valtrin

English Education Major

Isaiah AneivaIsaiah Aneiva

Business & Administration Major 

Heath AlexanderHeath Alexander

Electronic Media and Film Major

Xavier Perez GutierrezXavier Perez Gutierrez

Computer Science Major

Arianna WellingtonArianna Wellington

Kinesiology Major

Liliana McGeeLiliana McGee

Art Major

Scholarship Awards

  • Scholarships are awarded in amounts of $1,000, $1,500, $2,500, and $3,500
  • Funds can be used towards tuition, books, and other school materials


  • Candidates must be High School Seniors, High School Graduates, or GED Diploma Recipients
  • Candidates must be residents of the City of Hyattsville, Maryland; verify residency here
  • Candidate must currently have a 2.0 or higher weighted average GPA 
  • Candidate must be enrolled and/or accepted into a college, university, or trade school at the time of applying

Application Requirements

The candidate must submit an online application, two (2) personal statement essays, two (2) references, and the documentation requested below:

  • Two proofs of address (utility bills, lease agreements, or mortgage deed)
  • Proof of identification (passport, driver’s license, state of Maryland identification, school ID, etc.)
  • High school transcripts (current high school students) or a high school diploma (graduates)
  • College/university acceptance letter 
  • Documentation of all other scholarships/ grants awarded to the applicant
  • A letter or resume that shows the applicant's involvement in school and/or community activities
  • Two letters of recommendation

Application Procedure

  • Applications must be submitted online through the City’s website by April 7, 2023. 
  • Finalists will be interviewed by the selection committee between April 24, 2023, and May 5, 2023